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    March 12, 2013
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recognize that it does pass. now, i'm very proud to say that "life code: the new rules for winning in the real world" is a new york times number 1 best seller. it's the number 1 book in the country on all of the lists and i'm proud to say it's being published by my son jay's publishing company, bird street books. it's available in stores and everybody in the audience is going home with a copy today. [applause] i want to thank all of my guests today as well. for more information about today's show, log on to drphil.com. thanks for being here. so long! [applause]
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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. next at 5. a developing story out of the south bay.where a daycare teacher is accused of drugging children. we'll hear from parents.and what police plan to do. also - another teacher is facing charges that she tied up a 2-year-old after the what school officials are doing.next. developing now at five -- a day-care teacher is behind bars. accused of drugging children to get them to fall asleep. this is the booking photo of 59-year-old deborah gratz, of hollister. she was known as miss debbie to those at the day care center where she worked. police say it happened at the kiddie academy child care facility on monterey road in morgan hill. gratz was a full time teacher, in charge of a class of ten toddlers between one and two years old. she was fired last friday after someone at the daycare center saw her put something into the drinking cups of some children. police arrested graz monday and charged her with several counts of felony child endangerment. >> they had witnessed one of
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their facilitators, teachers put an unknown substance into their child's sippie cups at nap time which was somonex... an otv sleep aid.. news tonight. rob flood of all. >> i do not know how much they gave him. in a statement, the day care center says that it's cooperating with police. but as you might imagine, there's growing concern among parents at the school. new tonight at 5.kron four's rob fladeboe talks to parents about the charges. >> reporter: kiddie academy parent bianca what happened made her sick. >> reporter: flores says her 2-year-old son caleb suffers from seizures and while he wasn't in
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deborah gratz' class on friday, when the alleged drugging took place, he has been in her care on many other days. some parents expressed confidence in the kiddie academy, which issued a statement vowing cooperation with police, but others say this is news no parent wants to hear. bianca flores has puld caleb out of school for now, saying he won't return until he's been checked out by a doctor. >> as a parent i am concerned. everybody will be handled by the administration and law- enforcement. >> that sounds scary. i would not want that to happen to randy ticket. this child will not be returned until he did his return to -- checked out by a doctor.
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>> i am not a greek i am (child ansers) ...'sad'... in morgan hill rob fladeboe kron 4 news. >> today -- school administrators at the christian pre-school said they're shocked about what happened. and laid out a plan of action. fifth >> this delegation of physical abuse that the heard that the teacher duck tape tgirls wrists and anlkes ...and there are a
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lot of people of our concern about this. and potential witnesses to get the facts in terms of what happens. >> reporter: once that happens there will determine weather or not this will be the level of a crime in. to see how many people at the school knew this and when. >> once they find out the facts we will continue to further investigate. >> reporter: the school maintains a they only found out about this earlier this month. pleasanton police department takes this seriously. there also on and no serious timetable but they are still tracking this problem. dan kerman, kron 4. >> catherine: >> we are devastated and shocked.
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>> we are seeking to do our best to care for everybody. >> we have scheduled a parent's only a meeting for this evening and we have ordered the temporary suspension the starting friday. and between monday and tuesday >> catherine: they say that five day period will be used to re-train the staff, and review their program. tonight on our newscast at eight -- we'll have more from tonight's parents meeting. >> new tonight -- police have just released a photo of a woman they say kicked a toddler at golden gate park. this is the suspect -- sabryna bell. the 2-year-old victim was walking with her father. investigators say there's no apparent reason the suspect kicked the child.but say she had also apparently threatened other children. >> he was listed on oakland's most wanted criminal list. his name is chou van - but he's now speaking out -- claiming it's all a big mistake. as kron four's terisa
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estacio reports, van is fighting back - filing a lawsuit against the oakland police department. >> reporter: it was here in at the headquarters of the oakland police department where chou van turned himself in. he says he came down here to clear up his name, that he was not a criminal. but instead he says, officers slapped cuffs on him and threw him into jail. van says he spent three days here at the santa rita jail, until he was released. that was a year ago, and ever since, van says his life has been turned upside down. on tuesday at a news conference van flanked by his attorneys announced a lawsuit against the city and the police department. >> this says it changed my life. all of a sudden i was on television, the internet and a was scared and nervous for my life. that the police would come out
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and hunt me down. >> our interest and the totality is to try to clear >> reporter: at the time, opd said van was wanted for a gang shooting. van says he has never been in a gang. he is a real estate consultant and web designer - but since being on the wanted list hasn't been able to get a job in his choosen profession. he has moved around three times, trying to get whatever job he can. >> financially it has put a burden on me because i am running away. but i do not know what i'm running away from. traveling and trying to get this situation and other cities. >> reporter: so far the city has nofour return ournot return our calls. >> no. >> reporter: terisa estacio,
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kron 4 news. >> catherine: this woman erica is still missing. ..maskerlisa.. we are going street by street and putting them on any trash cans. fences walls bus stops .. >> my hope is that she is safe and not harmed. and his coming back today. .. this is surveillance video that was taken last thursday morning. you can deceive the
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missing woman walking along 34 and telegraph in east oakland. she was seen in west oakland--after this was recorded. >> jacqueline: what a nice day-to-day. face stark contrast with temperatures in the '50s things to that fog that this not want to clear. finally, it has cleared away from the golden gate. as we take a look at the satellite and the radar. the fog is along the coast. cloudy conditions and a couple of places but mostly clear skies. it will return again tonight. it will clear up much faster with a reversal of the wind. it will be gone and even a
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warmer conditions for the coast. widespread 70's. we will talk all about that and take a look a your extended forecast, coming up. >> a vaccine call in the southwest illinois. new at five. illinois swallows a golfer while he's on the fairway. check out this picture. mark mihal was down in this hole.18 feet below the surface. his buddies brought a ladder - but it was too short. eventually one of his friends went into the mihal.and they pulled him out. he injured his shoulder in the fall.but otherwise is of. mihal said he was walking and saw a little depression in the ground.it just gave way.and then he said he was fre-falling.all he saw was darkness. once mihal landed he was holding onto mud.hoping it wouldn't give way again. apaprently, sinkholes are common in south-western illinois - as many as 15- thousand have been
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recorded.but most don't take golfers down with them. >> catherine: the first day of voting for a new pope ended with black smoke billowing from the sistine chapel. that story next. then -- the man accused of opening fire in a crowded movie theater is arraigned. the plea entered on his behalf. and at 5-30 == the private financial information of some famous people gets posted online the targets including the first lady -- and jay-z. tonight -- the list of victims is getting longer. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise. [ male announcer ] a price you can definitely count on
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>> a developing story tonight-- the first day of voting at the vatican's papal conclave ended with black smoke billowing from the sistine chapel-- meaning there is still no decision on the next roman catholic spiritual leader. this chimney is the only glimpse the outside world has into what is happening inside the sistine chapel, where catholic cardinals from around the world have gathered to elect a new pope. after the first ballot -- black smoke, signifying no one has yet been chosen. the 115 cardinal electors celebrated a morning mass at st-peter's basilica. they chanted prayers as they processed into the sistine chapel. one-by-one they touched the gospel and swore an oath of secrecy.
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>> "extra omnes" >> reporter: everyone but the cardinals was required to leave the chapel, before the doors were closed, sealing them off from the outside world until a decision is made. vatican-watchers say the selection process is more like a mass than a political convention. >> "it's not like somebody stands up and says, i think you ought to vote.there's no campaign speeches, none of that, there's a very complicated process of balloting that take about an hour or so to perform." >> reporter: two-thirds of the votes are needed to select the man who will succeed pope benedict the 16th. >> "the person who is chosen has to be someone who loves to pray, leads public prayer with great enthusiasm and devotion and prays privately and continually." >> reporter: the new pope will become the spiritual leader of one-point-two billion catholics worldwide, and will be instrumental in the future direction of the catholic church.
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church rules prevent cardinals over the age of 80 from participating in the conclave but allow them to attend the meetings that precede the vote. when the next leader of the roman catholic church is chosen, white smoke will rise from the historic chapel. >> catherine: the man accused in the colorado movie theater massacre is now set to go on trial august fifth. this is james holmes in court today. at his arraignment today - his attorneys said they weren't ready to enter a plea. so -- the judge entered a standard plea of not guilty on holmes' behalf. he's accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 others. in an aurora theater last year. this is video of him from last year -- with no beard prosecutors say they'll announce whether they plan to seek the death penalty at an april 1st hearing. >> catherine: a new york jury has reached a verdict in the so-called cannibal
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cop case. they found former police officer gilberto valle guilty of plotting to kidnap and eat women. he was also convicted of hacking a federal law enforcement database. valle was arrested and suspended without pay last october. he did not attack any of the women he plotted against. he's now facing life in prison. the right conditions to sustain life may have once existed on mars. the rover curiosity discovered key ingredients for life during an analysis of rock samples. scientists say there are a range of chemicals -- including sulfur. hydrogen. and oxygen. that suggests living microbes might have been on mars. nasa plans to drill for more samples. >> what a gorgeous day. san francisco, crystal clear skies. berkeley you can see
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blue skies. we started the day with fog. past receive the fog is expected to return but it will not linger quite as much. temperatures in the '70s and '80s. fog is still up and down the coast. still fog to the delta. the satellite and radar still showing cloud coverage it is still to the
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north. as we go for the noon hour plenty of 70's for the north bay. the del taco and the south bay. and in san francisco but that is pretty much it. even 80s. check out the south bay. 80s in santa clara. 77 concord. '70s in the east bayshore. and 74 in union city the coast will be warmer. in the 60s. 68 degrees in san
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francisco. '70s for the north bay. a look get your extended forecast thursday, friday, not that much of a cool down but a bit even more of a cool dawn next week. >> golden gate bridge. toll plaza taillights northbound into 680 in walnut creek - near the 24 interchange.
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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> catherine: paris hilton, sarah palin. the roll=call of celebrity victims is getting longer. their private financial information is showing up on a hacker web site. grant lodes is here with the latest on this developing story. >> yeah, if you ever wanted to pass yourself off as kim kardashian or donald trump, the info is out there. the web site with this ominous=looking picture began posting the information yesterday. michelle obama's student loan. ashton kutcher's mortgage. kim kardashian's car payments, >> i think that it is terrible. the hackers
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targets: powerful politicians, a=list >> >> george stephanopoulos: a most serious celebrity >> the financial reporting firm equifax confirms that some of its data was accessed illegally. another company, transunion, says its information was breached wheh sophisticated perpetrators posed as account holders. cnn's brian todd explains how it works: >> "experts say perpetrators do that by first getting your social security number or date of birth from another source, then they either call a credit agency or go online posing as you to get all the financial data they can." so now we know paris hilton has lost her mastercard four times. but with the first lady among the victims, along with hillary clinton and vice president joe biden, the secret service is involved. the fbi is investigating because director robert mueller's information was posted. and the los angeles police department is on the case because chief charlie beck is also on the list. >> we will vigorously pursue the individuals who have me a victim and have made a number of other people who are in the public eye victims
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the once-- world's most- wanted computer hacker kevin mitnick explains just how easy it is to get his hands on your personal information. mitnick also explains what you can do to prevent identity theft. >> catherine: what you can do to prevent identity theft? >> there are data bases on the internet that private investigators use. to do these types of searches are only 25¢ to $1. anybody can get this type of interrogations. the milk is spilled. really, as scott mcnealy once said that you have no privacy, get over it. because this information is out there and you're not going to put the milk back in the carton is that you'd
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never, ever used this type of non-public information as a password. as a means to reset your password on in the credit card sites or on- line banking. you have to be relieved fraudulent to check your credit card statements, and is signing up for some identity theft protection service. really, being vigilant on protecting your identity. >> catherine: information online make easy for hackers to figure out passwords. >> federal regulators have approved a boeing plan to redesign the 787 dreamliner's fire-prone lithium-ion batteries, although extensive testing will be needed before the planes can fly passengers again. the federal aviation administration said tuesday the plan includes a redesign of the internal battery components to
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minimize the possibility of short-circuiting, better insulation of the battery's eight cells and the addition of a new containment and venting system. certification plan requires a series of tests, including flight tests, which must be passed before the 787 can return to service. the 787 fleet worldwide has been grounded since jan. 16, following a battery fire on a dreamliner parked in boston and a smoking battery that led to emergency landing by other another 787 in japan. >> jacqueline: take a look from the region. these foggy conditions did not want to clear until about 330. this satellite is showing that it
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will hog the san mateo coast. it will go back into the bay shore and the delta of but it will clear a lot faster. all because we are going to get a reversal of the wind. to clear out the fog. even along the coast. we will take a look to your neighborhood temperatures, coming up. >> catherine: coming and going! major moves for the 49ers today, as the official n-f-l calendar year has begun. grant is back to break down who's leaving san francisco.and who will now wear the scarlet and gold. >> we'll start with the most recent news - this afternoon we learned niners tight end delanie walker is headed to tennessee. once he passes a physical, walker will sign a four year deal with the tennessee titans. the 28-year-old has played all seven season in san francisco. last year he had 21 catches for 344 yards and three touchdowns. the niners will miss walker. but it certainly makes him more expendable now that anquan boldin is headed to town.
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boldin told espn today it was shocking at first when he heard the news.but when he looks at all the talent the niners have.it's a good place for him to be. the niners trade with the ravens becomes official once boldin returns from an outreach trip to africa. boldin's a big, physical reciever. and the niners only gave up a 6th round draft pick to get him. the 32-year old scored this touchdown against the niners in this year's super bowl. and the alex smith trade to the chiefs.is finally official. smith leaves san francisco after failing to live up to the lofty expectations of a number one overall pick.but playing well the past two years under coach jim harbaugh. today niners g-m trent balke thanked smith for his contributions over the past 8 years. balke said smith is a true
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professional who represented the 49ers with class on and off the field. in return for smith, the niners get the chiefs second round pick in april's draft.the 34th overall.and a conditional pick in next year's draft. >> catherine: and just like that, it's colin kaepernick's team. >> it is. but the fans still have some love for smith.who really did resurrect his career the past year and a half. people are bidding smith farewell on our kron-4 facebook fan page. larry: thanks for taking a beating! you are a good man and i wish you luck in kc! tom: do well alex, you're a classy man.
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he niners could also be losing pro bol safety deshon goldson. apparently the tampa bay buccaneers have sent a private plane to bring him to tampa. the bucs hope to reach a deal with goldson tomorrow. pet tracker now for today's market update. another record today. >> over 10 million pets are lost with new technology to track the where about. they will be able to find them. that is coming up. .
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>> catherine: now for a look of the markets. >> watching today's winners and losers. rob putting on his makeup. >> but i do not want to color my goatee! >> you look ravishing. [laughter] this reality is that federal income for minimal wages 7 and 1/4 there are six counties are the most expensive and the nation and to rent. san mateo, orange,
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santa cruz, marron. in california you need to work at least 100 hours per week to afford rent and this area. he would have to work 129 hours per week to rent this is not sustainable this is bad policy. >> the housing market is on the rise to the rates also have to increase? do you think that housing will come back? >> i think housing could come back down. if they are renting release of all places they are not renting mansions. i think that if you are under the age of 35 you might want to lower your expectations. >> a pretty positive report for job openings? >> yes & no. job openings rose in the month of january in the united streets but
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sequestration. recently, the united states-sequestration. with $700,000 job cuts. 70,000 jobs per month. he will have to create a lot of jobs to keep up. it is nice. it is in the right direction. but it is going to take a little bit longer than we thought. transportation, utility. health care and retailers. >> ammunition shortage. >> there is an investment in a fire arms. just like the shares of coca-cola has increased with the recent s-recent law and new- york city about sugary drinks. this however, is
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more of an allotment of winchester. they are scrambling to keep up with the u.s. demand. smith and wesson are all doing well. i think this is all going back to the gun control from the sandy hook tragedy. there is money to be made in tragedy. and the best time to purchase a beach house is right after a hurricane. >> watching hewlett-packard. there is been some talks about some of the investors wanting to reevaluate? >> they need to perhaps reshaped with a sexual harassment and the mishandling the case. a c e zero from germany came in and messed things up for about 11 consecutive months. meg whitman also could be considered is that she
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should be veego. they have done the should--possibly she should be going and maybe they should do some acquisitions? >> you can catch robert blog on go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, as well as our facebook and twitter feed. >> jacqueline: this live look outside. the traffic is not so good but the weather is pretty nice. sunny skies. a reversal of the winter. it will clear it will continue head 6:00 a.m. and continue
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to go to the bayshore. there out very quickly. sunny skies and of the fowill be pressing out. the satellite & righter, showing that fog. that storm tracker. it will continue to press the storm further to the north. it will be near morgan and washington. the warm conditions with a lot of low 50s. quickly getting into the '60s and '70s. look at that yellow. temperatures in the '70s. the only place that we're going to see 60s along the immediate coast is in san francisco. let's u take a look at the coast and for the inland valleys. mainly
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70's and even the east bayshore. it will be warmer along the coast. only in the 60s. and a 68 degrees in san francisco 70's for the north bay. you saw how the stormtracker is pressing north. no rainfall. for the sierras, very mild. temperatures in the '70s and no rain or snow in sight. we will be warmer tomorrow but cooling for the weekend. still decent. let us check www.snowbomb.com there is no new snow with over 100 base at tahoe. and if you would like more information including discount share left tickets www.snowbomb.com ski lift-
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tickets discounted at www.snowbomb.com >> catherine: a beautiful afternoon. this is the san jose not far from the guadeloupe overpass. this is the commute to direction. and the san mateo bridge stay with us. well, well, well.
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gabe slate tech report >> having an animal from missing is a constant fear. however, this is the pet tracking system. also that is on the rise -- gps verizon network.. you'll be able to track your pet on line. the paw print is
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indicating their location. if you set off an alert based on the parameters that you set up on your phone map. this is a great item. his power by the verizon this-is powered by the verizon network even know if you are not the verizon customers can still use this. >> this activity tracker is ideal for the pet owner. it will help you monitor them. and for the application of the website. it is really helpful to make sure that your pet is in tiptop shape. this snapshot of their exercise and even a daily
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activity log. this is on the market and it is available at $100. and it is $8 per month for service. right now it is offering the first three months after free. san francisco, kron 4. if you'd like to connect with our tech reporter. you can follow gabe slate on facebook, or at-gabeslate on twitter. you can also send him an e- mail, at slate-at-kron4.com. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room...
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>> coming up a preschool teacher is under fire. accused of tying up a child and a high risk of sex offender. living in a need [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up.
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(male announcer) this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> tonight-- parents and administrators at a christian pre-school in pleasanton are in shock. following allegations that a former teacher tied up a child for refusing to take a nap. police say it's too early to tell what really happened, but they will get to the bottom of it. kron 4's dan kerman has the latest on the investigation. 031213 >> reporter: centerpointe christian preschool remained open for business tuesday, despite revelations that a former teacher allegedly taped up a 2 year old girl's ankles and wrists for refusing to take a nap, then took photo of the girl. >> we are taking the allegation very seriously. >> reporter: pleasanton police sgt. kurt shlay-huber says at this point investigators are conducting a series of interviews to find out what actually happened. >> we do not know if it is the level of a crime. there
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are different levels on the severity based on the state of california. it will depend on our investigation. if there has been a crime that has been committed? how severe is in it. >> reporter: school officials say the alleged incident happened sometime in the past and they only discovered earlier this month, when the former teacher showed a picture of the girl to former co- workers at a social gathering among those who saw the photo was the alleged victim's mother, who contacted police. >> at this point it looks like it was an isolated incident. probably not that will be prolific along the school. if >> reporter: in addition to determining if the child was actually abused, police will also try to determine if anyone at the school knew about the alleged incident and failed to report it, as is required. >> reporter: this remains open but it will close for 5 days as the staff will
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undergo intensive training. dan kerman, kron 4 news. >> catherine: in a news conference we carried live during the kron 4 morning news. school administrators at the christian pre-school talked about the accusations. saying they're shocked about what happened. >> we are devastated and shocked this is a horrible incident. we depore it in the serious manner possible. we spoke with and the parent and they're all devastated. we are caring for the victim's parent. if they have passed for privacy. we are seeking to administer any help for them see >> coming up tonight on kron 4 at eight. a parents-only meeting is set to get underway in about a half hour. we'll update you in our >> catherine: in morgan hill, a day-care center teacher is accused of trying to drug children -- to get them to sleep. this is the suspect -- 59- year-old deborah gratz, of hollister.
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it happened here at the kiddie academy child care center on monterey road. morgan hill police say a fellow employee saw gratz putting something into the 'sippy cups' of some of children-- who are one and 2-years-old. police say it turned out to be the over-the-counter sleep-aid 'sominex.' none of the children drank the concoction friday. but parents are upset and concerned. >> he has seizures. i do not know how much they gave him if he did get any. and i am sick to my stomach and i wanted to throw up. i work for a day care to and it is hard. >> i am more worried because he has seizures. by just need to go taken to the doctor and to see if he needs anything. >> i am not angry i am just
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(child answers ) sad. >> sad... >> catherine: morgan hill kiddie academy released this statement today-- quote-- "we take this matter very seriously. ms. gratz was terminated immediately for her actions. we are cooperating fully with authorities." -- end quote. his name was on oakland's most wanted list. however, he says he never did anything wrong. as kron -- >> catherine: two of the three suspects in a triple murder in sonoma county have pleaded not guilty. william cappello and odin dwyer are facing murder charges in the killings at a home near sebastopol last month. police say it was a drug deal gone bad. authorities say cappello, dwyer and dwyer's father -- drove from colorado to sonoma county to buy pot. that's when cappello allegedly shot and killed three men at the home. this is video of the scene
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from our helicopter news. the third suspect -- francis dwyer -- is fighting extradition from new mexico. >> tonight, san francisco police are releasing a photo of a woman they say kicked a toddler at golden gate park. this is the suspect -- 24- year old sabryna bell. the 2-year-old child was walking with her father yesterday afternoon when it happened. the little girl had minor scrapes after falling. but is otherwise ok. investigators say there's no apparent reason the suspect kicked the child. they say she had also threatened other children. >> new at six-- a high risk sex offender has been released and is now living in contra costa county. 69-year old charles christman is living in the 19-hundred block of willow pass road. in bay point. he was convicted of committing sex acts on several young boys back in the 1980's. the state has designated him as a 'sexually violent predator.' >> last thursday-- dozens of sheriff's deputies knocked on doors and passed out 15- hundred fliers they're alerting residents and businesses that a high risk sex offender is moving into the neighborhood. christman will be on gps monitoring -- and must register with the sheriff's office every three months.
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>> new at 6.we're profiling the bay area's most wanted suspects and police in alameda are searching for five brazen suspects wanted for an armed robbery.right by alameda headquarters. police say it happened outside a 7-11 on lincoln avenue.around 1:30 in the morning on march 3rd. the suspect refused to give up his wallet. one of the five suspects then pistol whipped the man. the victim ran across the street to the alameda police department. he was chased and tackled along thenorth side of the building. alameda police have released a few surveillance pictures that show two of the five suspects. this man right here wearing a black shirt. and a woman in a jean jacket with black hair. the suspects left the armed robbery scene in two vehicles. a black four-door ford f- 150 and a silver chevy trailblazer. i'm grant lodes, kron 4
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news. in a news conference we carried live during the kron kiddie academy child care his name was on oakland's most wanted list. however, he says he never did anything wrong. as kron four's terisa estacio reports, chau van is now suing to try and recover from what happened to him. this is no resulting in a lawsuit against the city. >> this has changed my life. this is now -- resulting in
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a lawsuit against the city. >> i was scared and nervous for my life. it was on television and the internet i thought that the police were going to hunt me down. >> a our goal and for the totality is to try as the best as we can to clear his name. if >> reporter: oakland police department said that he was wanted for a gang shooting. he says that he is never been in a gang. he works in real estate and as a web developer but has not been able to get a job because of this. >> financially, it has put a burden on me. running away. i do not know what i am running away from but traveling and trying to get situated in other cities. it took a toll on me. >> reporter: so far the oakland police department has not returned our calls about this case. the city cannot make a comment until
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reviews the entire lawsuit. in oakland, terisa estacio, kron 4 news. >> jacqueline: it was certainly nice today. we were in the upper 70's and in napa. 76. 75 in sunnyvale but notice that stark contrast. 58 in daly city. 50s through half moon bay. that fog did not want to clear. as we take a look outside. it finally cleared with heart cloud coverage. but is still lingering with high-cloud coverage. >> jacqueline: also ocean beach still seeing some of that fog pressing into the sunset. the coast. here is what we can expect with areas of fog are going to clear, quicker. and that
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will mean less fog and warmer temperatures. how much warmer is going to get, coming up. two of the three suspects innew at 6.we're profiling the in a centuries-old secret tradition.the papal conclave is officially underway at the vatican. investigation is now underway. after theof celebrities and makes another amazing discovery on mars..
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>> catherine: offa judge has entered a "not guilty" plea for james holmes -- the man accused of a shooting rampage inside a colorado movie theater. the judge made the decision after holmes' lawyers said they weren't ready to enter a plea. holmes can still change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity. prosecutors say they'll decide by next month whether they'll ask for the death penalty. holmes is accused of killing 12 people and injuring dozens more during last summer's shooting.
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>> police in san diego county got more than they bargained for during a gun buy-back program. somebody actually turned in a handheld missile launcher. it's now sitting in an evidence locker. officers say they were more than happy to take it off the streets. kennedy says it is military, but the serial numbers have been removed making it difficult to track where it came from. military investigators say they will take a look themselves. then they'll destroy it. >> catherine: the senate judiciary committee has approved legislation to expand background checks on all gun sales. the vote on the democratic proposal was 10-to-eight. the measure now moves to the full senate. president obama has been pushing for tighter gun control measures after the shooting at a connecticut grade school. plane. more.
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them but still, no decision if that the vatican -- still no decision. the new pope will be the spiritual leader for all the catholics.
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that's next. if you're wondering what former basketball star dennis rodman is up to now. message of peace to vatican city. he says he'll be in saint peter's square wednesday. rodman recently got back from a trip to north korea -- where he says he became friends with leader kim jong un. he's even planning to vacation with him this summer. rodman say kim jong un wants peace -- and is apparently now trying to arrange a the f-a-a has approved a boeing plan to redesign the batteries for its 787 dreamliners. boeing says it will re- minimize the chances of a short circuit. they're talking about better insulation and a new venting system. the 787 fleet has been uary. after a battery fire on one plane. another. more flights at smaller
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airlines are arriving late. 81 percent of flights arrived within 14 minutes of the scheduled time this past january. that's down from 83-point- seven percent a year ago. on-time rating. as for the worst -- frontier, express jet and american eagle all did nasa now thinks that mars was once capable of supporting very simple formsthe discovery was made by the curiosity mars rover, which arrived on the red 4's charles clifford has more. >> reporter: for the past few months the curiosity rover has been exploring an area just north of the martian equator...here...near what's called the gale crater. at the moment the probe is to be an ancient stream bed. using a variety of scientific instruments, the probe has been drilling into and analyzing rocks.. looking for signs of life. what it's found in this dust is sulfur, nitrogen, hydrogen, oxygen, phosphorus and carbon... the basic chemical building blocks of life as we know it. they've also found mineral clay, basically dried out mud, which indicates that at some point in the distant past, probably millions of years ago, this area was covered in fresh water. the water was fresh, not to salty or acidic.. that means that microbial life could have survived here. there are also traces of sulfates and sulfides... a possible food source for the microbes. >> this was an ancient environment with the right elements. minerals indicating a near neutral environment and slightly salty water. all the
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prerequisites to support life. a habitable environment. >> reporter: these discoveries mean that life may have existed eons ago, but as of yet scientists have not found any actual signs of life... microbial or otherwise. now, the discovery comes despite a computer glitch which has slowed down curiosity's progress in the rover on to it's final destination at the top of a nearby mountain peak. clifford kron 4 news. >> jacqueline: if you like today you are going to like tomorrow temperatures are going to get even warmer. even along the coast. the sea breezes however will increase thursday and friday. let us take a look about fog tracker. still clinging along the coast. we will expect it to be along the bay shore and to the delta. the fog will remain but it will clear out by 11.
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we will see it press further offshore. as for the temperatures? it will continue to stay warm with high temperatures. this will keep temperatures in the 60s in the '70s for the next several days. as for go out the date to moral 40's and '50's and quickly warming. 60's and 70's as recall of the date for tomorrow. haug even some 80s tomorrow. 80s through cupertino, and san jose for the inland valleys. 70's for the most part. 74 in castro valley. things will warm up along the coast but 60s. 60s in ocean beach.
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'70s and through the north bay. a look a your extended forecast. the forecast will subside. the warming will continue all the way to the coast. and cooler conditions and more fog on friday. even on it next week temperatures will be in the 60s. >> celebrities and top government officials have been targeted in a huge hacking scandal. some of the famous names whose financial information has been posted online -- whos[ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids? it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and if mom was hosting her book club that day, guess what...you missed it! we couldn't just move the tv all willy-nilly all over the house. ohh! ohh!
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>> catherine: the secret service and the f-b-i are investigating a huge hacking scandal. the personal information of some famous people has ended those targeted include first lady michelle obama. vice president joe biden. and former secretary of state hillary clinton. the website posted also details about mel gibson, jay-z and his wife beyonce -- and kim kardashian.
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it's not clear why those people were targeted - or how the hackers got the information. stay with us..
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a nap. the school is cooperating with the investigation. they will shut this school down beginning on friday and conduct an intensive training session for the staff. >> and morgan hill 8 day care provider is accused of drugging children a day care provider. she was charged and was seen putting something into the children's tracking water. >> after we found it was an over-the-counter sleep aid and its children's -- drinking water. she has been fired. rob fladeboe, kron 4. we are inside chez panisse
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we can see what is supposed to be one of the dining areas. there are no tables. there are no chairs. it is still smells like smoke. several fans are blowing. there is no electricity in some portions. and a limited water. they want to make sure that everything is ready to be up to par when the reservations will resume in three weeks. justin waldman, kron 4. >> reporter: the search continues for this missing woman. they have posted these fliers on every plac hoping that any place will be able to lead informational. to my hope is that she is safe and not harm it and will be coming back today. >> reporter: >> reporter: haazig madyun kron 4 >> reporter: nasa announced
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that the curiosity mars rover that is exploring this section of mars is that the distant past it could have supported microbial life forms. sulfur, nitrogen, oxygen, carbon are the basic chemical building blocks for life. these discoveries mean that life could of existed. however, they have not found any actual signs of life microbial, or otherwise. charles clifford, kron 4. >> reporter: 10 million pets are lost in the united states. prior year. this is new technology. is an affordable way. -- per year. a 10 million pets, if any of them get lost. verizon have teamed up with this company to track your pets with gps
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technology. tune in tonight at 8:00 p.m. i will be featuring best. gabe slate tech report >> reporter: >> jacqueline: the big weather story tonight is bigger temperatures. and 70's through pleasanton, 75 degrees in sunnyvale. the coast was a different story. 55 in half moon bay because that fog will return tonight. still, up and down the coast it will still long the bayshore. and delta. it will clear immediately with a reversal of the sea breeze wind. the offshore wind could increase. '70s and '80s for the south bay. 79 in san jose even the coast
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will warm up. 60s. about 10 degrees warmer in some spots. 70's for the north bay. a look a cool down slightly. even more for the weekend. >> catherine: you may want to think twice the next time you click alison kosik is in new york with more on what your "likes" reveal about you. >> reporter: have you ever "liked" lord of the rings or thunderstorms on facebook? if so - you may have a high iq. that's according to a new study from the university of cambridge. researchers there say they can predict things like people's gender, race and even smoking habits just from their facebook likes. the study combed through data from more than 58k facebook users in the u-s. likes were able to prove users' race and gender 95 and 93% of the time. users' sexual orientation and political leanings were identified 88 and 85% of the time. some of the links found seem a bit obvious - but others
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not so much. for example - if you "like" covergirl - chances are you're a woman. and if you like the bible - you're probably a christian. but there are some that even the researchers say have no obvious connection - like the link between curly fries and high iq. the study says facebook likes are almost as informative as questions on personality tests. with that type of information - predicting users' preferences can easily be used to improve on products and services - and while that's great for marketers - it's not so great for those worried about their privacy. i'm alison kosik in new york. >> coming up market street in the seventh it is a b buyers' market for a seller's market depending in the next edition of people behaving badly. .
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>> lets look at the lady holding flip flops near the corner of 7th and market streets in san francisco see appear to be trying to sell the then to whomever is interested, then finally she get the attention of these men then the man with the black baseball cap takes the flip flop and places then in his back pack it's not unsual to see people items being sold in this area in fact this man is the grey beenie is selling get this raw meat someone please tell me who sells raw meat out of a plastic bag on a warn sunny day or anyday for that matter >> here it appears that someone is selling a white polo shirt, but what all the sellers have in common is this guy in the wheelchair apparenty anything someone has to peddle he appears to be the go to guy from jewelery to flip flops but not raw meat this guy selling get this large containers of crest toothpaste all packed in a shopping basket do you ever get the feeling that your welcome warn out, well it seems that just
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happened now eariler i tried to talk to them and they acted like they did not understand a word i said however when the man in the wheel chair approached me i want you to let listen to the exchange >> you want pictures to me i >> don't care i don't know why the people wory about you i don't know why. more people >> worry about you yes i don't care i don't care about you >> exactly i'm just a guy with a camera right you wanna >> take me to the police >> office, i'm not a police officer you wnt to take me to jail >> now whey this excahge was going on pay attention to what happens next they guy who was with them tries to sneak up behind me don't stand behind me like that (saying 'hello'...)
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>> stanley:" don't stand behind me". now i don't know if any of this stuff sold stolen goods i'm not a physic, but i can tell you this, there is a sign that read please do not but to be frank selling of goods has been going on here for years you just have to have the right amount of cash in san francisco stanley roberts kron 4 news
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>> gary: the new n-f-l year is officially here. that means a lot of coming and going around the league. delanie walker gone the first 49ers free agent to go is tight end delanie walker who signs a 4-year, $17.5 million deal with the tennessee titans, including $8.6 million guaranteed that's a lot of money for a guy who caught 21 passes last year, but dropped around 5 or so. in seven seasons in san francisco walker never caught more than 29 passes
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still walker is considered a great athlete with big play capability - but wasn't getting much playing time behind vernon davis anquan boldin the anquan boldin trade became official today - the former ravens wideout is now a 49er.and how did boldin learn that he was traded? by text. he was traveling in africa on a
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charity mission when he got off the plane he saw a bunch of texts from his friends congratulating him on the trade boldin is happy to be a niner, saying, "when i look at the organization and what they're about. and as a football team, the talent that they have. i think it's good, a good place for me to be." anquan boldin 49ers wide receiver mike wallace once upon time there were rumors the 49ers might be interested in steelers wide receiver mike wallace. well that's not going to happen after wallace signed with the miami dolphins today in what was probably the biggest free agent signing thus far wallace got a 5-year deal worth $60 million with $30 million guaranteed
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wallace is a young receiver with lots of speed and one pro bowl under his belt tony gonzalez our last image of falcons tight end tony gonzalez was walking off the field after losing to the 49ers in the nfc championship game - after which he said he was 99% sure he was retiring. well, now he's 100% sure he's not retiring gonzalez has decided to return to the falcons to play for another year the 36 year old former cal product will be entering his 17th season and is the all time leader among tight
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ends in receptions, yards and touchdowns tony gonzalez to return to falcons >> that is the important thing to understand is that their career will not last forever. that is why they need to make their money in just a quick amount of years. and that is why if you are looking at to be will the law of kron 4. how long have you been here? >> catherine: a long time. >> gary: you do not seem that happy about it. [laughter] >> catherine: and not keeping track. >> gary: we have kept a state here a while. and all
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of a sudden, jacqueline is being discovered. and in this market people to not watch this market because they are to in technology and the weather is great. and as they get these texting messages and tweets all from younger guys from jacqueline -- about jacqueline. >> gary: and i say that you are not able to afford her! [laughter] and when you talk about loyalty. these two people that have been through the war. and my goal is to not to die before they fix the elevator. ! >> catherine: that has been
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broken for about five years. i guess it keeps us in better shape. wbc ratings record >> gary: japan's shinosuke abe set a world baseball classic record with two home runs in the same inning todat. abe's two homers came in an 8 run 2nd inning in tokyo as japan beat the netherlands 10-6 to improve to 3-0 how popular is this tournament around the world? japan's win sunday over the netherland was the most watched sporting event in japan in a year with 44% of all tv's tuned into the game. and last friday's game between japan and chinese taipei was the most watched cable program in taiwan's history. soccer
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>> gary: the giants are on all local television and the a's in kansas city. tommy giving add up to alex. there is a home run from portland. a 3-3. and has four-three = the final score. if i told catherine. six-three = final score. and i do not understand watching the excitement of just watching them practice. i do know people that have rehearsed
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but sometimes, there will walk by the desk. >> gary: not quite as much as they used to be bought.used o -- to that. they would pretend and rehearse their news headlines at their desk. that is why we are who we are. >> catherine: for better or for worse. [laughter] >> gary: barcelona vs. ac milan barcelona lost the first leg with ac milan 2-0 last week so today they needed to pour it on in order to advace to the champions league quarterfinals lionel messi and his teammates did just that messi scored a pair of beautiful goals as barca became the first team ever to advance after losing the first leg 2-0 on the road barcelona wins 4-0 advances to it's 6th straight champions league quarterfinal
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